Upcoming Events

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May 1, 2014 – May 4, 2014

Top Gun Scale Invitational

Located at Paradise Field near Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, this scale competition draw contestants from all across the country and from around the world. Sponsored by Model Airplane News and ZAP Glue, this year’s event is the 26th annual  gathering and for the first time this year there is a new paved runway on the field.

Categories include

Masters Class

Expert Class

Team Scale

Pro  Propeller

Pro Jet

Pro AM Sportsman

Unlimited Class

 

Start:May 1, 2014 8:00 AM
End:May 4, 2014 5:00 PM
Venue: Top Gun Scale Invitational
Address:
Lakeland, FL, United States

July 9, 2014 – July 13, 2014

Warbirds over Delaware

Warbirds Over Delaware 2014 will be held July 9 – 12, 2014 (Wednesday through Saturday)! Warbirds Over Delaware is an AMA and IMAA scale event.  All pilots must have a valid AMA and IMAA membership.

A pilot landing fee  of $35 (Overnight RV campers will pay a reduced rate) will be charged. This fee will cover your vehicle State Park entrance fee, provide a ticket in the pilots-only raffle, and the pilot’s  ticket for the expanded Saturday evening BBQ. All fees will be collected after arrival. There is no pre-payment.

Special spectator area will be available that provides unobstructed view of pilots, runway and fly-over areas. Pit passes will be available for purchase that will allow spectators to gain access to static display areas. Food will be provided by the Boy Scouts Troop 30. Half-time show starts at 12:00 Noon each day.

Spectator parking will be available both Friday and Saturday at the Lums Pond State Park Campground off of Route 71, one mile  north of Route 896. State Park entrance fees of $3.00 for Delaware registered vehicles and $6.00 for out-of-state vehicles apply. Buses will transport spectators from the Campground to the R/C flying field starting at 9:00AM through 3:30PM

Start:July 9, 2014 8:00 AM
End:July 13, 2014 5:00 PM
Venue: Warbirds over Delaware

August 1, 2014 – August 3, 2014

Long Island Skyhawks’ WW1 Dawn Patrol

The best WW1 competition event in the tri-state area! Hosted by the Long Island Skyhawks at the club’s flying field, this event is for IMAA giant scale Pre-1919 RC aeroplanes.

Pilot fee $25 which includes Pilot Raffle, Saturday evening BBQ and award presentations at the field.

Events include: Best Bomb Drop, Spot Landing, Balloon Bust

Awards for: Best Central Powers Monoplane, and Multi-wing, Best Allied Monop,ane and Multi-Wing and Pilot’s Choice

Registration opens at 8:00AM Friday AMA card required, all IMAA rules apply.

ContactL Mike Gross Sr., at: mgross31@aol.com

Limited camping.

Directions: Take LI Expressway 495 E to exit 70. Gop south on CR 111, to exit for CR51. Go north about 1/4 mile to flying field entrance on right.

Start:August 1, 2014 8:00 AM
End:August 3, 2014 5:00 PM
Venue: WW1 Dawn Patrol
Address:
Long Island, United States

August 6, 2014 – August 10, 2014

IRCHA Jamboree

Held at the AMA national flying site in Muncie, Indiana this is the largest RC heli event in the U.S.! You’ll see all types and sizes of helicopters, from micro 3D aerobats to giant scale machines, multi-rotors and more. For more information, go to www.ircha.org.

Start:August 6, 2014
End:August 10, 2014

September 5, 2014 – September 7, 2014

Old Rhinebeck RC Jamboree

Hosted by the Mid-Hudson RC Society club, the annual WW1 and vintage RC Jamboree is open to all aircraft from 1909 – 1939 time period. This is a sanctioned AMA event and membership cards are required. The event is held at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in Rhinbeck, NY and Registration begins 8AM Friday.

Several awards are given and there is open flying all weekend except when full-size aircraft are using the runway.

For more information contact: Warren Batson at batson.warren@gmail.com

Start:September 5, 2014 8:00 AM
End:September 7, 2014 5:00 PM
Venue: Rhinebeck RC Jamboree
Address:
Rhinebeck, NY, United States

September 12, 2014 – September 14, 2014

Warbirds over the Rockies

If it’s military, it’s welcome here! Now in its 11th year, Warbirds over the Rockies will be hosted by the Arvada Associated Modelers this year and is known to attract some of the country’s best builders and pilots. Don’t miss the Saturday night banquet with special guest speakers and pilot auction! For more info, go to www.WarbirdsOverTheRockies.com.

Start:September 12, 2014 8:00 AM
End:September 14, 2014 5:00 PM
Venue: Arvada Associated Modelers Airpark
Address:
just off Colorado Highway 93 between Leyden Road (W. 84th Avenue) and 64th Avenue, CO, United States

September 12, 2014 – September 14, 2014

NEAT Fair

Whether you’re an experienced electric pilot or are just starting to appreciate clean, quiet power, you need to add the NEAT Fair to your must-attend event list! Attracting some of the most knowledgeable e-power enthusiasts on the planet, this event is fun. Nearby accommodations are limited, so why not pack up your camping gear and enjoy the night-flying! For more information, go to www.NEATFair.org.

Start:September 12, 2014 8:00 AM
End:September 14, 2014 5:00 PM
Venue: Peaceful Valley Campground
Address:
Downsville, NY, United States
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